The Institute broadens its diverse faculty roster with the addition of professors from the social and physical sciences.
Green urban planner and instructor Walker Wells has been selected for the 2012 Pritzker Fellowship
Dr. Jackson has been elected for honorary membership of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA).
Through complex equations and several data sets, UCLA researchers have programmed a supercomputer to predict the future of Los Angeles – the future temperature, that is.
IoES Director Glen MacDonald and Center for Climate Change Solutions Director Paul Bunje are quoted in an LA Times article about high temperatures across the nation.
The Institute of the Environment and Sustainability’s Education for Sustainable Living Program tackles sustainability projects to make UCLA a greener place.
KNBC-TV News Conference with Paul Bunje, Executive Director, Center for Climate Change Solutions
Coverage of the new IoES study that predicts climate change will cause temperatures in the L.A. region to rise by an average of 4 to 5 degrees Fahrenheit by the middle of this century.
A sophisticated new regional climate study was produced by UCLA with funding and support from the City of L.A., in partnership with the Los Angeles Regional Collaborative for Climate Action and Sustainability.
The L.A. Times reported on new, cutting-edge climate modeling research from the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability.
The Environmental Science Practicum is a capstone experience in which seniors work together in small teams on an environmental problem representing a real life, multi-disciplinary, forward looking issue.
International Innovation Magazine profiled California Center for Sustainable Communities Director Stephanie Pincetl's work on urban forests.
Coverage of the new study published in journal Nature Communications on woolly mammoth extinction by IoES Director Glen MacDonald, UCLA researchers, and colleagues.
A team of scientists led by IoES Director Glen MacDonald mapped the woolly mammoth's pattern of extinction.
The Practicum is a culminating research experience for students pursuing a B.S. in Environmental Science.
IoES Associate Director Mark Gold was quoted in an Associated Press article about how cities along the Pacific and Atlantic coasts are dealing with coastal erosion resulting from global warming.
Waste Watchers, a group of six students who compost campus waste, formed in fall through a course at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability.
IoES Associate Director Mark Gold was interviewed on American Public Media's “Marketplace” about the L.A. City Council's vote to ban plastic shopping bags at grocery stores and eventually require stores to charge 10 cents for paper bags.
IoES and Department of Environmental Health Sciences' Dr. Richard Jackson serves as host of a four-part television series on urban planning and public health.
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